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Civil Rights Book Banned In New Jersey Prisons

The renowned book, “The New Jim Crow” by Michelle Alexander, is not allowed in two New Jersey state prisons, according to prison documents obtained by the ACLU of New Jersey and released Monday.
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Trump Spent 1/3 of Time at His Own Properties

President Donald Trump has spent almost one-third of his time at his own properties since his inauguration in January and has played more golf than President Obama during his first year in office.
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An Inmate with Cancer Needed Radiation, but Got Tylenol

Walter Jordan’s is one of several deaths at the center of an ongoing legal fight over inmate health care in Arizona -- and a window into how states use private companies to handle medical services for prisoners in an age of cash-strapped budgets.
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Poll: Trump Is a Hothead Who Should Resign

Almost 60 percent of voters disapprove of the way Trump is doing his job overall and most gave him low grades on a variety of personality traits, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released Tuesday.
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How the System Tortures Rape Victims

Less than a week after spending her savings to move to New York City, a 27-year-old woman named Cate Smithson hailed a cab to take her home to Brooklyn after a night out in Manhattan. Instead, the driver pulled into an underground parking garage and raped her.
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FBI to Review Gun Background Check System

The FBI and the ATF will review whether the military and other federal agencies are properly reporting information to the national gun background check database, the Justice Department announced Wednesday.
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NYC is using public sanitation trucks to stop terrorism

The terrorist group ISIS said in its online magazine last year that the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City was an “excellent target” for a vehicle attack like the one that killed eight people in Manhattan earlier this month.
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Hells Angels Still Alive and Violent

In an indictment that reads like a script for the violent television drama Sons of Anarchy, federal prosecutors on Monday charged eleven members of the Hells Angels motorcycle gang with wreaking death and destruction in California over the past ten years.

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